It is Thanksgiving, and Carrie is hard at work, preparing a feast for ten people. While she is preparing dinner, Doug lets a stranger in the house to use the phone, claiming his car broke down. Doug is convinced the stranger is a nice guy, but Carrie doesn't trust him. She insists he wait out on the porch for his friend to come pick him up. Meanwhile, everyone has arrived for dinner, and they all feel sorry for the man who is left out in the cold. Carrie finally gives in and decides to trust that the man is harmless. Turns our her instincts were right, when the man heads in the house to use the restroom, he takes off with some of Doug and Carrie's valuables instead.